Discovery certificate for object 2018iam
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24242 [ 2018TNSTR1725....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-07 14:54:26
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018iam
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxzmb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:39:47.690 (24.9487066) DEC = +43:39:20.31 (43.655643)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 07:14:34.000 (JD=2458423.801794)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 07:14:34.000
Flux: 19.3325 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: